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Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:54am

The powerful temblor hit north of the capital Kathmandu and also killed people in neighboring India, China and Bangladesh. Authorities...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

The first rounds of NBA and NHL playoffs are in full swing. NPR's Scott Simon gets an update from ESPN.com's Howard Bryant.

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Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

NPR's Scott Simon takes a walk through the neighborhoods of West Baltimore to talk with residents in the wake of Freddie Gray's death in...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

An estimated 7.9 magnitude earthquake shook Nepal on Saturday. It's being described as the strongest quake to hit the country in 81...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was officially sworn in this week. His confirmation was held up for more than a year because of comments he...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

Demonstrations continue in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Grey while in police custody. State troopers have been brought in to help...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

Doctors are recommending that the man who shot President Reagan, be released from a mental hospital. Patti Reagan Davis, the former...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

During the war, young men often tried to join the National Guard to avoid being sent overseas. But that war changed the nature of the...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

Arab and African migrants are landing on Spain's coast in a region with a 34 percent unemployment. That's created friction and prompted...

Sat, 04/25/2015 - 7:33am

Amid this week's hoopla celebrating the Hubble Space Telescope, don't forget the clever astronomer for whom the space scope was named....